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XP 64bit vs. Vista 64 bit Admin Tools?

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I, like others before me, was deeply disappointed at the lack of support tools available under Vista 64 bit. I can switch over to XP Pro 64 bit if that will allow me to use the admin tools I was use to under XP PRO 32bit (such as Exchange MMC Plug-in, etc.)

So, my question is, does XP 64 bit have greater legacy support for the admin tools I was used to under XP Pro 32 bit or do I just wait out for updated releases for Vista 64 bit?
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I already have teh RSAT kit but it just seems eaiser to RDP into a sever and do the work. Windows 7??? Wait a year to see if it floats. I only went to Vista because a 64bit version came with my HP EliteBook 8750w. I was tired of the 3G memory limit in XP PRO 32bit. 64Bit doesn't choke on me nearly as much.
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